Publications list for Associate Professor Vladan Starcevic

2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008

2014

   
  • Starcevic, V., Brakoulias, V. (2014), New diagnostic perspectives on obsessive-compulsive personality disorder and its links with other conditions. Current Opinion in Psychiatry. 27(1), 62-67. [Abstract]
  • Phu, A., Xu, Z., Brakoulias, V., Mahant, N., Fung, V., Moore, G., Martin, A., Starcevic, V., Krause, M. (2014), Effect of impulse control disorders on disability and quality of life in Parkinson's disease patients. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 21(1), 63-66. [Abstract]

2013

   
  • Starcevic, V., Rossi Monti, M., D'Agostino, A., Berle, D. (2013), Will DSM-5 make us feel dysphoric? Conceptualisation(s) of dysphoria in the most recent classification of mental disorders. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 47(10), 954-955. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V., Portman, M. (2013), The status quo as a good outcome: how the DSM-5 diagnostic criteria for generalized anxiety disorder remained unchanged from the DSM-IV criteria. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 47(11), 995-997. [Abstract]
  • Brakoulias, V., Seymour, J., Lee, J., Sammut, P., Starcevic, V. (2013), Predictors of the length of stay in a psychiatric emergency care centre. Australasian Psychiatry. 21(6), 563-566. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V. (2013), Looking for balance between promoting adult separation anxiety disorder and overlooking it. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. , 782-784. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V., Berle, D., Brakoulias, V., Sammut, P., Moses, K., Milicevic, D., Hannan, A. (2013), Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder co-occurring with obsessive-compulsive disorder: Conceptual and clinical implications. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 47(1), 65-73. [Abstract]
  • Brakoulias, V., Starcevic, V., Berle, D., Sammut, P., Milicevic, D., Moses, K., Hannan, A., Martin, A. (2013), Further Support for Five Dimensions of Obsessive-Compulsive Symptoms. The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. 201(6), 452-459. [Abstract]
  • Lampe, L., Fritz, K., Boyce, P., Starcevic, V., Brakoulias, V., Walter, G., Shadbolt, N., Harris, A., Malhi, G. (2013), Psychiatrists and GPs: diagnostic decision making, personality profiles and attitudes toward depression and anxiety. Australasian Psychiatry. 21(3), 231-237. [Abstract]
  • Brakoulias, V., Starcevic, V., Berle, D., Milicevic, D., Moses, K., Hannan, A., Sammut, P., Martin, A. (2013), The characteristics of unacceptable/taboo thoughts in obsessive-compulsive disorder. Comprehensive Psychiatry. 54(7), 750-757. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V. (2013), Is the need for medications with calming effects ever going to disappear?. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. , 971. [Abstract]
  • Brakoulias, V., Starcevic, V., Berle, D., Milicevic, D., Moses, K., Hannan, A., Sammut, P., Martin, A. (2013), The use of psychotropic agents for the symptoms of obsessive-compulsive disorder. Australasian Psychiatry. 21(2), 117-121. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V. (2013), Video-gaming disorder and behavioural addictions. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. , 285-286. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V. (2013), Gustav Mahler as Freud's patient: a note on possible obstacles to communication and understanding. Australasian Psychiatry. 21(3), 271-275. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V., Berle, D. (2013), Cyberchondria: towards a better understanding of excessive health-related Internet use. Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics. 13(2), 205-213. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V. (2013), Separation anxiety disorder in adults: is the neglect real?. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. , 188-189. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V. (2013), Hypochondriasis and health anxiety: conceptual challenges. The British Journal of Psychiatry. 202, 7-8. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V. (2013), Is Internet addiction a useful concept?. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 47(1), 16-19. [Abstract]

2012

   
  • Lampe, L., Shadbolt, N., Starcevic, V., Boyce, P., Brakoulias, V., Hitching, R., Viswasam, K., Walter, G., Malhi, G. (2012), Diagnostic processes in mental health: GPs and psychiatrists reading from the same book but on a different page. Australasian Psychiatry. 20(5), 374-378. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V., Portman, M., Beck, A. (2012), Generalized anxiety disorder: between neglect and an epidemic. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. 200(8), 664-647. [Abstract]
  • Berle, D., Starcevic, V. (2012), Preliminary validation of the Nepean Dysphoria Scale. Australasian Psychiatry. 20(4), 322-326. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V., Berle, D., Brakoulias, V., Sammut, P., Moses, K., Milicevic, D., Hannan, A. (2012), Interpersonal reassurance seeking in obsessive-compulsive disorder and its relationship with checking compulsions. Psychiatry Research. 200(2-3), 560-567. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V., Sammut, P., Berle, D., Hannan, A., Milicevic, D., Moses, K., Lamplugh, C., Eslick, G. (2012), Can levels of a general anxiety-prone cognitive style distinguish between various anxiety disorders?. Comprehensive Psychiatry. 53(5), 427–433. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V. (2012), Reconsidering benzodiazepines in the treatment of panic disorder. The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry. 46(3), 271-272. [Abstract]
  • Berle, D., Starcevic, V., Brakoulias, V., Sammut, P., Milicevic, D., Hannan, A., Moses, K. (2012), Disgust propensity in obsessive-compulsive disorder: cross-sectional and prospective relationships. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry. 43(1), 656-663. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V. (2012), The life and music of Alexander Scriabin: megalomania revisited. Australasian Psychiatry. 20(1), 57-60. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V. (2012), Benzodiazepines for anxiety disorders: Maximising the benefits and minimising the risks. Advances in Psychiatric Treatment. 18(4), 250-258.

2011

   
  • Starcevic, V., Berle, D., Brakoulias, V., Sammut, P., Moses, K., Milicevic, D., Hannan, A. (2011), The nature and correlates of avoidance in obsessive-compulsive disorder. The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry. 45(10), 871-9. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V., Berle, D., Brakoulias, V., Sammut, P., Moses, K., Milicevic, D., Hannan, A. (2011), Functions of compulsions in obsessive-compulsive disorder. The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry. 45(6), 449-57. [Abstract]
  • Brakoulias, V., Starcevic, V. (2011), The Characterization of Beliefs in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. The Psychiatric quarterly. 82(2), 151-61. [Abstract]
  • Brakoulias, V., Starcevic, V., Sammut, P., Berle, D., Milicevic, D., Moses, K., Hannan, A. (2011), Obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders: a comorbidity and family history perspective. Australasian Psychiatry. 19(2), 151-155. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V. (2011), Have anxiety disorders been disowned by psychiatrists?. Australasian psychiatry : bulletin of Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. 19(1), 12-6. [Abstract]
  • Portman, M., Starcevic, V., Beck, A. (2011), Challenges in assessment and diagnosis of generalized anxiety disorder. Psychiatric Annals. 41(2), 79-85.
  • Berle, D., Starcevic, V., Moses, K., Hannan, A., Milicevic, D., Sammut, P. (2011), Preliminary validation of an ultra-brief version of the Penn State Worry Questionnaire. Clinical psychology & psychotherapy. 18(4), 339-46. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V., Berle, D., Porter, G., Fenech, P. (2011), Problem Video Game Use and Dimensions of Psychopathology. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction. 9, 248-256.
  • Starcevic, V., Hood, S. (2011), Treatment-Refractory Generalized Anxiety Disorder. Psychiatric Annals. 41(2), 104-112.
  • Starcevic, V., Janca, A. (2011), Obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders: still in search of the concept-affirming boundaries. Current opinion in psychiatry. 24(1), 55-60. [Abstract]

2010

   
  • Berle, D., Starcevic, V., Milicevic, D., Moses, K., Hannan, A., Sammut, P., Brakoulias, V. (2010), The factor structure of the kessler-10 questionnaire in a treatment-seeking sample. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. 198(9), 660-664. [Abstract]
  • Brakoulias, V., Mandali, R., Seymour, J., Sammut, P., Starcevic, V. (2010), Characteristics of admissions to a recently opened Psychiatric Emergency Care Centre. Australasian Psychiatry. 18(4), 326-329. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V. (2010), Problematic Internet use: a distinct disorder, a manifestation of an underlying psychopathology, or a troublesome behaviour?. World Psychiatry. 9(2), 92-93. [Abstract]
  • Berle, D., Starcevic, V., Milicevic, D., Hannan, A., Moses, K. (2010), Do Symptom Interpretations Mediate the Relationship Between Panic Attack Symptoms and Agoraphobic Avoidance?. Behavioural and cognitive psychotherapy. 38(3), 275-89. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V. (2010), Euphemisms, political correctness and the identity of psychiatrists. Australasian Psychiatry. , 181-182. [Abstract]
  • Porter, G., Starcevic, V., Berle, D., Fenech, P. (2010), Recognizing problem video game use. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 44(2), 120-128. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V., Porter, G. (2010), Virtual violence: The games people play. In: Impulse Control Disorders. (pp.182-188).New York: Cambridge University Press.
  • Starcevic, V. (2010), Anxiety Disorders in Adults: A Clinical Guide. New York: Oxford University Press.

2009

   
  • Latas, M., Soldatović, I., Stamenović, M., Starcević, V. (2009), Panic attacks simulate presence of somatic illnesses. Medicinski pregled. 62(3-4), 165-170. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V., Berle, D., Fenech, P., Milicevic, D., Lamplugh, C., Hannan, A. (2009), Distinctiveness of perceived health in panic disorder and relation to panic disorder severity. Cognitive Therapy and Research. 33, 323-333.

2008

   
  • Starcevic, V. (2008), Anxiety disorders no more?. Australasian psychiatry : bulletin of Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. 16(5), 317-21. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V. (2008), Treatment of panic disorder: recent developments and current status. Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics. 8(8), 1219-1232. [Abstract]
  • Starcevic, V., Brakoulias, V. (2008), Symptom subtypes of obsessive-compulsive disorder: are they relevant for treatment?. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. 42(8), 651-661. [Abstract]
  • Brakoulias, V., Starcevic, V. (2008), A cross-sectional survey of the frequency and characteristics of delusions in acute psychiatric wards. Australasian Psychiatry. 16(2), 87-91. [Abstract]
  • Berle, D., Starcevic, V., Hannan, A., Milicevic, D., Lamplugh, C., Fenech, P. (2008), Cognitive factors in panic disorder, agoraphobic avoidance and agoraphobia. Behaviour research and therapy. 46(2), 282-91. [Abstract]
  • Uhlenhuth, E., Starcevic, V., Qualls, C., Antal, E., Matuzas, W., Javaid, J., Barnhill, J. (2008), Cognitive style, alprazolam plasma levels, and treatment response in panic disorder. Depression and anxiety. 25(8), E18-26. [Abstract]
  • Bandelow, B., Zohar, J., Hollander, E., Kasper, S., Möller, H., Zohar, J., Hollander, E., Kasper, S., Möller, H., Bandelow, B., Allgulander, C., Ayuso-Gutierrez, J., Baldwin, D., Buenvicius, R., Cassano, G., Fineberg, N., Gabriels, L., Hindmarch, I., Kaiya, H., Klein, D., Lader, M., Lecrubier, Y., Lépine, J., Liebowitz, M., Lopez-Ibor, J., Marazziti, D., Miguel, E., Oh, K., Preter, M., Rupprecht, R., Sato, M., Starcevic, V., Stein, D., van Ameringen, M., Vega, J. (2008), World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry (WFSBP) guidelines for the pharmacological treatment of anxiety, obsessive-compulsive and post-traumatic stress disorders - first revision. The world journal of biological psychiatry. 9(4), 248-312. [Abstract]
  • Lamplugh, C., Berle, D., Milicevic, D., Starcevic, V. (2008), A pilot study of cognitive behaviour therapy for panic disorder augmented by panic surfing. Clinical psychology & psychotherapy. 15(6), 440-5. [Abstract]
  • Latas, M., Trajkovic, G., Starcevic, V. (2008), Predictors of psychiatric comorbidity in patients with panic disorder and agoraphobia. Psihijatrija danas. 40, 163-173.
  • Stuart, S., Noyes, R., Starcevic, V., Barsky, A. (2008), An integrative approach to somatoform disorders combining interpersonal and cognitive-behavioural theory and techniques. Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy. 38, 45-53.
  • Starcevic, V. (2008), Hypochondriasis between health and psychosis. Serbian Archives of Medicine. 136, 559-565.
  • Starcevic, V. (2008), The relationship between psychodynamic and cognitive and behavioural theories and therapies. In: Psychodynamic Psychiatry. (pp.284-292).Croatia: Sluzbeni glasnik.
  • Starcevic, V., Latas, M., Kolar, D., Vucinic-Latas, D., Bogojevic, G., Milovanovic, S. (2008), Co-occurrence of Axis I and Axis II disorders in female and male patients with panic disorder with agoraphobia. Comprehensive psychiatry. 49(6), 537-543. [Abstract]